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Dirty Dick's Crab House

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2407 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8714
+1 252-449-2722
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good20%
  • Average30%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (30 reviews)
“crab melt” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
$$ - $$$
2407 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8714
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There were 4 of us in our party and we all enjoyed our food. The portions were pretty big!! Loved the free hush puppies!! Our complaint would be the length of time it took to get our food.

Thank Gail F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here the day after trying other all you can eat buffets and I noticed immediately how much the family enjoyed this environment more. The service was great and the background music was fun. It felt like the staff was one big family. The...More

Thank buckeyefish1
Reviewed May 17, 2017

This is THE place for great hush puppies. The portions are plentiful, and just about everything is extremely well prepared. Overall, the place has a great, fun atmosphere and really good food. And best of all? The beer is COLD.

Thank Dick H
Reviewed May 13, 2017

this tis the first place we ate when we arrived on OBX. The food was good with large portions. My husband and I share a fish platter and it came with crab , oysters, scallops, shrimp and fish. Plenty of food for two. My daughter-N-Law...More

Thank Dayna B
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

Awesome food and service. Our waiter was Jason, and he did very well. Was friendly and cool to talk to. I got all you can eat crab legs for around $40 it included snow crab, and dungeness legs, also peel and eat shrimp. Crab legs...More

Thank Casuarius81
Reviewed April 27, 2017

she crab soup the best, other things slightly above average, extensive menu, good service, a little noisy, specialty drinks were pricey

Thank bhw7drsd
Reviewed April 18, 2017

I had the dungeness crab and my husband had the all you can eat platter. The crabs were just coming into season, I probably should have waited on those, they were much better in previous years. My husband's food was excellent, all of the fried...More

Thank nr22
Reviewed November 18, 2016

My husband and I just had lunch there last weekend (Nov 12, 2016). He ordered the shrimp basket and I ordered the crab cake sandwich. His shrimp was nice and lightly breaded - no oily flavor at all. Shrimp was nice and big and you...More

Thank Mona F
Reviewed October 17, 2016

The Mariner's platter was absolutely fabulous! Variety of seafood and lots of it! There was no disappointment.

Thank Emmaabby07
Reviewed September 22, 2016

I stopped here because I saw a billboard. I had the Fried Crab Lasagna which was unlike anything I've had before and was not disappointed. Service was good, atmosphere was average, ample parking and a nice little gift shop where I bought a very loud...More

Thank ray h
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2407 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8714
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kill Devil Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 252-449-2722
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